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Letter from Mary C. Chew to Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney

view Letter from Mary C. Chew to Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney digital asset number 1
Creator:
Chew, Mary C.
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt
Subject:
Titanic (Steamship)
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Washington, D.C.
Date:
1918 Aug. 5
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 folded sheet : signed ; 17 x 27
Summary:
Chew writes to express her distress that there are further setbacks in settling on a location for the Titanic Memorial designed by Whitney. She discusses various locations that were considered, including one on 16th Street and another at the tip of Potomac Park.
Citation of this item must include the following title: Whitney Museum of American Art, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers. Gift of Flora Miller Irving.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Memorials
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14040
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